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2021 Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in West Virginia

2 Colleges
202 Bachelor's Degrees
$27,485 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Schools for Non-Traditional Students

Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in West VirginiaFamily, Consumer & Human Sciences is the #19 most popular major in West Virginia with 202 bachelor's degrees awarded in 2018-2019. This means that colleges and universities in the state were responsible for awarding 0.8% of all the family, consumer and human sciences bachelor's degrees in the country.

This year's Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in West Virginia ranking looked at 2 colleges that offer a bachelor's in family, consumer and human sciences. Not only do the schools that top this list have excellent family, consumer and human sciences programs, but they also offer a lot of support to non-traditional students.

To come up with these rankings, we looked at factors such as affordability, and overall quality of the family, consumer and human sciences program at the school. See our ranking methodology to learn more.

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Since the program you select can have a significant impact on your future, we've developed a number of rankings, including this Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Schools for Non-Traditional Students list, to help you choose the best school for you.

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2021 Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Schools for Non-Traditional Students in West Virginia

The colleges and universities below are the best for non-traditional students studying family, consumer and human sciences.

Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Schools for Non-Traditional Students

#1

West Virginia University

Morgantown, WV

West Virginia University tops the 2021 list of our schools in West Virginia that are best for non-traditional family, consumer and human sciences students. WVU is a very large public school located in the city of Morgantown. In addition to being on our best for non-traditional students list, WVU has also earned the #1 rank in our Best Colleges for Family, Consumer & Human Sciences in West Virginia ranking.

About 8.0% of WVU students default on their loans in three years, which is lower than average. Approximately 5,231 students take at least one class online at WVU. There are roughly 3,018 part time students in attendance at WVU.

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American Public University System earned the #2 spot in our 2021 rankings. American Military University is a fairly large private for-profit school located in the fringe town of Charles Town. In addition to being on our best for non-traditional students list, American Military University has also earned the #2 rank in our Best Colleges for Family, Consumer & Human Sciences in West Virginia ranking.

There are approximately 46,088 students at American Military University and they are all exclusively distance learners. About 43,358 of the students at American Military University are attending part time. Eligible students may be able to receive credit for their military training.

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Best for Non-Traditional Students Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Colleges in the Southeast Region

Explore all the Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in the Southeast Area or other specific states within that region.

State Degrees Awarded
Mississippi 196
Florida 588
Virginia 870
Georgia 716
Alabama 887
Tennessee 437
North Carolina 756
South Carolina 154
Louisiana 411
Kentucky 333
Arkansas 392

Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
Human Development & Family Studies 326
General Family & Consumer Sciences 5

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Related Major Annual Graduates
Education 1,573
Social Sciences 1,003
Psychology 897
Communication & Journalism 652
History 506

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Notes and References

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*Avg Cost is for the top 2 schools only.

References

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Veteran-specific data can be found at the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.
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